French forces have been helping countries in the Sahel region to fight militants.
[UN Women] “I was in a bad situation when I heard about the Tamkeen project. I had been trying to think of ways to help my husband financially,” said Hana* who participated in a professional cooking course to start her own business. “I was hoping desperately to take part in the training. I wanted to…
Mo Africa News: In the discourse on the recent uprising of the impoverished, consideration of the inequality deepening the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic is largely absent. The exacerbation of already unsustainable levels of inequality by the pandemic coupled with a global recession provided the volatile ingredients. Jacob Zuma was just the trigger. With rare […]
Mo Africa News: Nairobi — An initiative that will avail digital tools and training resources to small-scale farmers and agriculture-linked small businesses in Africa has been launched. The program is a partnership between Microsoft’s 4Afrika initiative and IFC and aims to support digital transformation in Africa’s agribusiness sector, modernize supply chains and boost farmers’ productivity […]
Mo Africa News: Nigeria’s Ese Brume during the women’s long jump final at the Tokyo Olympics Day 11 of the Tokyo Olympics began with bronze medals for a Nigerian athlete and a Ghanaian boxer. Ese Brume claimed bronze in the women’s long jump to win Nigeria’s first athletics medal of the Games. Ghanaian boxer Samuel […]